QUANTUM Awarded Hydrogen Contract by Suzuki

September 25, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

QUANTUM Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide Inc. (Irvine, CA) announced that it was recently awarded a contract from Suzuki Motor Corp. (Japan) to develop and supply complete hydrogen fuel storage systems for Suzuki's fuel cell vehicle.

QUANTUM has been commissioned by Suzuki to design and integrate hydrogen fuel systems that include QUANTUM's proprietary, ultra-lightweight, all-composite, TriShield™ hydrogen tanks and its patented in-tank regulator. The 5,000psi systems will be designed and tested to meet industry standards in the US (NGV2), Japan (KHK) and Europe (EIHP). The completed hydrogen fuel systems will be delivered to Suzuki to meet its fast-track fuel cell vehicle development program.